HC Deb 10 May 1944 vol 399 c1883
13. Mr. Arthur Duckworth

asked the Secretary of State for Air under what circumstances ex-operational and ex-instructional personnel of the R.A.F. are reduced in rank and lose the right to wear wings when posted to ground duties for reasons of medical unfitness.

Sir A. Sinclair

Aircrew of the categories referred to by my hon. Friend retain both rank and flying badge on being withdrawn from aircrew duty on account of wounds or sickness.